Healthcare Navigator (HCN.S.STC)
16.0 Credit Hours
This certificate program is designed to prepare students to work as Healthcare Navigators. Healthcare Navigators are part of the health care team assisting people to access resources outside of primary and tertiary care facilities which contribute to treatment compliance and improving overall health. Healthcare Navigators are knowledgeable about community resources, communication and interviewing skills, public and private health care financing.
- Demonstrate professionalism including knowledge of cultural competence, self-care and communication skills.
- Demonstrate skills in conducting patient needs assessment and identifying appropriate resources to meet those needs.
- Demonstrate skills in documentation of service provision.